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CHK Chesapeake Energy Corporation

Chesapeake Energy Corporation is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, and development of properties for the production of natural gas, oil, and natural gas liquids (NGL) from underground reservoirs in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Exploration and Production; Marketing, Gathering, and Compression; and Oilfield Services. It holds interests in natural gas resource plays, including the Haynesville/Bossier Shales in northwestern Louisiana and East Texas; the Marcellus Shale in the northern Appalachian Basin of West Virginia and Pennsylvania; and the Barnett Shale in the Fort Worth Basin of north-central Texas. The company also holds interests in liquids-rich resource plays, such as the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas; the Utica Shale in Ohio and Pennsylvania; the Granite Wash/Hogshooter, Cleveland, Tonkawa, and Mississippi Lime plays in the Anadarko Basin in northwestern Oklahoma, the Texas Panhandle, and southern Kansas; and the Niobrara Shale in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming. It owns interests in approximately 46,800 natural gas and oil wells. As of December 31, 2013, the company’s proved reserves were 2.678 billion barrels of oil equivalent. In addition, it provides natural gas, oil, and NGL marketing services, including commodity price structuring, contract administration, and nomination services for Chesapeake-operated wells and other producers. Further, the company offers various oilfield services comprising drilling, hydraulic fracturing, oilfield rentals, rig relocation, fluid handling, and disposal and manufacturing of natural gas compressor packages. Chesapeake Energy Corporation was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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Chesapeake Energy lower following Oppenheimer target price reduction

12 Sep 2014, 9:24 amChesapeake Energy's ( CHK -1.3% ) stock price target is cut to $30 from $35 at Oppenheimer to reflect a weaker natural gas price outlook. The firm expects CHK's stock performance to reflect management's ability to deliver on its strategic objectives of creating value through capital efficiency and superior operating performance, while strengthening and simplifying the balance sheet and growing ...
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Technical Updates, Dividends, and Upcoming Events - Research Reports on Devon, Ensco, Hess, Chesapeake and Cheniere

11 Sep 2014, 6:56 amNEW YORK, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding Devon Energy Corp. (NYSE: DVN), Ensco PLC (NYSE: ESV), Hess Corp. (NYSE: HES), Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK) and Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT: LNG). Private wealth...
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Why Newfield Exploration (NFX) Stock Is Dropping Today

8 Sep 2014, 11:44 amNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Newfield Exploration Co. are lower by -5.53% to $39.64 in early afternoon trading on Monday, as Brent crude prices drop below $100 for the first time in 14 months, Reuters reports. In June, oil prices hit a high for the year above $115, but weak economic growth and a broad supply drove oil prices lower. Saudi Arabia and other OPEC producers stated that they like ...
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Doubts return at SandRidge a year after CEO ousted by investors

7 Sep 2014, 11:14 pmIn June 2013, activist investors got the board of SandRidge Energy Inc (SD.N) to fire its CEO Tom Ward, arguing that he had mismanaged the Oklahoma City company and destroyed billions in shareholder value. The oil and gas producer’s shares rose as much as 50 percent in the year following Ward’s ousting on optimism about the impact of cost cutting, asset sales and higher initial production rates ...
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3 Reasons Chesapeake Energy Corporation’s Stock Could Rise

7 Sep 2014, 4:52 amFalling debt, oilier production, and a Marcellus shale spinoff could fuel a rising stock price at Chesapeake Energy Corporation.
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Coverage of Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Equities - Energy XXI Bermuda, Talisman Energy, Chesapeake Energy ...

5 Sep 2014, 7:28 amLONDON, September 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, September 04, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,562.29, down 0.22%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.05% lower at 17,069.58, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,997.65, down 0.15%. The losses were broad based as...
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3 Reasons Chesapeake Energy Corporation’s Stock Could Fall

3 Sep 2014, 10:11 am3 Reasons Chesapeake Energy Corporation’s Stock Could Fall
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Why Chesapeake’s stock performance reflects caution from investors

2 Sep 2014, 11:00 amOn June 16, Chesapeake declared a quarterly dividend of $0.0875 per share, which amounted to $0.35 annualized. The dividend represented an annual yield of 1.30%. Year-to-date, the stock is up 5.15%.
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Ex-Div Reminder for Chesapeake Energy Corp.'s Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock

26 Aug 2014, 11:56 amOn 8/28/14, Chesapeake Energy Corp.'s 4.50% Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock (NYSE: CHK.PRD) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $1.125, payable on 9/15/14. As a percentage of CHK.PRD's recent share price of $96.92, this dividend works out to approximately 1.16%, so look for shares of CHK.PRD to trade 1.16% lower — all else being equal — when CHK.PRD shares open for ...
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Chesapeake Energy Is Bolstering Its Balance Sheet

21 Aug 2014, 7:31 amNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Chesapeake Energy , the nation's second largest producer of natural gas, has been reducing its debt and selling noncore assets in an effort to strengthen its balance sheet that may draw investors to the company's stock. Here are some of the moves Chesapeake has made during the past several months to clean up its balance sheet which became loaded with debt under co-founder ...